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FREE Healthier Eating Program

May 10, 2016
4:00 p.m.
Wild Thyme Café

FREE Healthier Eating Program

3-week Healthier Eating Program - Tuesday, May 10, 17 & 24 at 4 pm (Wild Thyme Café); contact Justin Potter Library at 615-597-4359 to reserve a seat.

This back to the basics program will include hands-on food demonstrations, taste testing, and discussion of the recipe’s nutrient content and preparations. Participants will receive a hard copy of the recipes and other educational materials. Recipes and demonstrations will be designed to not only taste good, but be convenient and easy to prepare. Please contact the library at 615-597-4359 if you would like to join us for this culinary adventure.

Smithville Senior Center Invites you to Play Rook

Apr 27, 2016
1:00 p.m.
Smithville Senior Citizens Center

If you like to play Rook and are age 60 or over and enjoy spending time with great people, grab a partner and join them at the DeKalb/Smithville Senior Center located at 718 South Congress Boulevard, Smithville between the County Complex and the UT Extension Agency. They play on Wednesday afternoons from 1-4 p.m.

DCHS Vocal Music II Class Presents "Alice in Wonderland, Jr."

May 5, 2016
6:00 p.m.
DCHS auditorium

"Alice in Wonderland, Jr." presented by the DCHS Vocal Music II Class will be Thursday, May 5 and Friday, May 6 at 6:00 pm each night; and Saturday, May 7 at 2:00 p.m. (matinee) at the DCHS auditorium. Admission is $5.00 (6 years and younger are to be admitted free). Tickets available at the door.

DeKalb Community Advisory Board (CAB) and DeKalb Prevention Coalition meetings

May 31, 2016
DeKalb County Courthouse

The DeKalb County Community Advisory Board (CAB) and the DeKalb County Prevention Coalition meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month at 12:00pm. They are held in the basement of the DeKalb County Courthouse. The next meeting will be May 31, 2016 @ 12:00pm. If you have an interest in your community and would like to hear more about these organizations and their initiatives, please join us! All are welcome to attend.

Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration

May 6, 2016 to May 9, 2016
Smithville Elementary and DeKalb West School

Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration for DeKalb County Schools will be held Friday, May 6 at Smithville Elementary School and Monday, May 9 at DeKalb West School.

Pre-K registration will be from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at both schools
Kindergarten registration will be from 8:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at both schools

Parents should bring the following items for their child:

*Original Certificate of Birth (certified copy with the state seal, not the hospital copy or mother's copy)

*Current Physical Examination

*Current Certification of Immunization(These must be on a Tennessee Department of Health Certificate of Immunization, which can be obtained from your doctor's office or the Health Department)

*Proof of Income for All Household Members

*Proof of Residency (i.e. gas/electric bill)

*Your child (they will be tested on kindergarten registration day)

Parents are encouraged to register all students for pre-K who will be four (4) years old on or before August 15.

Children who plan to attend kindergarten must turn five years old on or before August 15, 2016 in order to enroll for the 2016-17 school year.

For information call:
Michelle Burklow

FREE High School Equivalency Class Orientation

May 3, 2016
4:00 p.m.
County Complex

Ongoing Registration for a FREE High School Equivalency Class Orientation is being held at the new county building at 722 South Congress Boulevard, Smithville.. Enter through the UT Extension/ Motlow College doors. Adult education staff will be available to assist new students in registering and testing weekly as follows:

Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.
Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Please call the office to confirm your appointment.

For questions or additional information call 931-528-8685.

This project is funded under a grant contract with the State of Tennessee.

Key Dates Relating to August 4th Elections

Jun 15, 2016
Election Commission Office

The DeKalb County Election Commission reminds political candidates and voters of the following KEY DATES relating to the August 4, 2016 ELECTIONS

JUNE 15, 2016 (before NOON): WRITE-IN DEADLINE





DeKalb County Schools Spring Art Exhibit

May 28, 2016
1:00 p.m.
DeKalb County Complex

The DeKalb County Schools Spring Art Exhibit will be May 28 at the DeKalb County Complex from 1-3 p.m. sponsored by the Smithville Study Club. For more information contact Susan Hinton at 615-597-9300.

11th annual "Dot's Storytelling Day"

May 7, 2016
1:00 p.m.
DeKalb County Community Center

The 11th annual "Dot's Storytelling Day" will be May 7 from 1-3 p.m. at the DeKalb County Community Center at 712 South Congress Boulevard. Enjoy a spring day listening to folk tales and stories provided by your friends and neighbors and sponsored by the Smithville Study Club. Donations will be accepted to benefit the DeKalb Imagination Library. For more information contact Susan Hinton at 615-597-9300 or Dot Tittsworth at 615-597-5770.

Taylors Chestnut Grove Cemetery Fund Needs Donations

Apr 4, 2016 to Apr 30, 2016
Taylors Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Donations are needed for the upkeep of the Taylors Chestnut Grove Cemetery. Any amount is appreciated. Send your donations to Fay Gilreath at 235 Foutch Lane, Smithville TN 37166


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